UCI campus messages showing solidarity with the Black community on campus and in the community

School of Law | UCI Law Community Statement ♥★

Dear UCI Law Community, I have been ripped apart by the events of the past few weeks. Not because the issues are new, but precisely because they are not. I am a Black, Korean, female dean. I have spent my entire career fighting for racial justice, for police reform, and for diversity, equity and inclusion. [...]

School of Law | UCI Law Community Statement ♥★2020-07-23T08:53:43-07:00

Center for the Neurobiology of Learning and Memory | Black Lives Matter | A message from Director Michael A. Yaasa, Ph.D. ♥★✚

  Friends, We have watched in horror and grief as the events of the last few weeks transpired, exposing systematic anti-Black racism as persistent, pervasive, and lethal. It is a fundamental issue that plagues our society and reminds us that our work is far from done. While we can look back on the progress made [...]

Center for the Neurobiology of Learning and Memory | Black Lives Matter | A message from Director Michael A. Yaasa, Ph.D. ♥★✚2020-07-23T08:57:36-07:00

Susan and Henry Samueli College of Health Science | An Act of Solidarity ♥ ★ ✚

Dear UCI community, I think we can all appreciate that this has been a difficult week. UC Irvine Health came together this afternoon to kneel for 8 minutes and 46 seconds. We knelt at our desks, in clinic halls, on hospital wards, and outdoors. We all took a knee in solidarity, humility, and awareness. We came together in remembrance of George [...]

Susan and Henry Samueli College of Health Science | An Act of Solidarity ♥ ★ ✚2020-07-23T08:58:18-07:00

UCI Libraries | Library Resources on Racism and Diversity

New Ebook Collection: Understanding and Combatting Racism The UCI Libraries stands in solidarity with the campus in its stance against anti-blackness, and as allies against racism.   To support the campus educational role and intellectual discourse on this timely topic, the Libraries offer a new ebook collection in OverDrive: Understanding and Combatting Racism. To access this collection, [...]

UCI Libraries | Library Resources on Racism and Diversity2020-07-23T08:58:40-07:00

UCI Cross-Cultural Center: Black Life is Sacred.

Black Life is Sacred. Our spirit is truly with all of our Black community members at this time. We mourn and grieve for the families and loved ones of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Tony McDade, Ahmaud Arbery and acknowledge many local racist and anti-Black incidents that have not received the same amount of national attention. [...]

UCI Cross-Cultural Center: Black Life is Sacred.2020-07-09T13:38:38-07:00

UCI Health Affairs | A reaffirmation of our commitment to social justice and equity ♥ ★ ✚

          A reaffirmation of our commitment to social justice and equity To our College of Health Sciences community, Recent national events compel us to consider the ongoing injustices that disproportionately affect communities of color and the unmet need to build respect and peace among all members of society. George Floyd's death [...]

UCI Health Affairs | A reaffirmation of our commitment to social justice and equity ♥ ★ ✚2020-07-23T08:59:09-07:00

School of Humanities | A message from Dean Tyrus Miller:

A message from Dean Tyrus Miller: Dear UCI School of Humanities faculty, staff, and students, I write, as dean, to express my outrage and sorrow for the violent and brutal death of George Floyd on May 25, 2020 at the hands of Minneapolis police officers. This was not an isolated incident by a rogue policeman [...]

School of Humanities | A message from Dean Tyrus Miller:2020-07-23T09:00:00-07:00

School of Medicine | Uncertainty and Unrest in Unprecedented Times ♥ ★ ✚

Dear friends and colleagues: Recent events have added to uncertainty and unrest in our country. So much is going on in our world today, and while we have heroes we can celebrate, sadly we are also seeing the worst side of our society, as incidents of racism, hate and xenophobia are pervasive and present in [...]

School of Medicine | Uncertainty and Unrest in Unprecedented Times ♥ ★ ✚2020-07-23T09:00:57-07:00

UCI Health | UCI Health is committed to equality ♥ ★ ✚

  UCI Health is committed to equality Dear colleagues, Over the weekend, our nation was shaken by the violence following the senseless death of George Floyd. His death, and the deaths of others, are sad reminders that bigotry and racism are more prevalent in our society than we would like to admit. Racism is contrary [...]

UCI Health | UCI Health is committed to equality ♥ ★ ✚2020-07-23T09:01:40-07:00

UCOP | A message from President Napolitano to the UC community about George Floyd’s death and related protests ♥ ★ ✚

To the University of California community: I write to share with you the statement of my outrage over the senseless and tragic death of George Floyd in Minnesota, and the many Black lives lost before him. Like many of you, I am incensed over the continued brutality against people of color in communities across the [...]

UCOP | A message from President Napolitano to the UC community about George Floyd’s death and related protests ♥ ★ ✚2020-07-23T09:02:18-07:00
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